Salient. Victoria University Student Newspaper. Volume 39, Number 21, September 6, 1976.
When the word "homosexual" is used it is generally automatically assumed that it refers to a male. Lesbians are seen as less discriminated against and, therefore, of less "importance". This is simply not so. It is true that the lesbian is not directly legislated against but she faces more oppression - as a woman and as a homosexual.